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The meaning of Inflicting

ɪnˈflɪkt

Inflicting – definition

verb

Cause (something unpleasant or painful) to be suffered by someone or something.

Usage examples:

They inflicted serious injuries on three other men
verb

Present participle of inflict

Usage examples:

These new bullets are capable of inflicting massive injuries., the suffering inflicted on these chi…

Inflicting translation into English

Inflicting: translate from English into Chinese

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造成, 加以

Inflicting: translate from English into Dutch

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Toebrengen van, Toebrengen, Opleggen, Opschepen, Lastig vallen, Opknappen

Inflicting: translate from English into French

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Infliger, Faire souffrir, Faire mal, Donner un coup, Lancer un coup

Inflicting: translate from English into German

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Zufügen, Auferlegen, Beibringen, Zuerkennen, Erkennen auf

Inflicting: translate from English into Hindi

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पहुंचाई, दण्ड देना, थोपना, सज़ा देना, पीड़ा पहुंचाना, प्रयुक्त करना

Inflicting: translate from English into Italian

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Infliggere

Inflicting: translate from English into Korean

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가하는, 가하다

Inflicting: translate from English into Russian

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Причинение, Налагать, Навязывать, Накладывать, Причинять страдание, Наносить удар

Inflicting: translate from English into Spanish

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Infligiendo, Infligir, Causar, Inferir, Molestar, Imponer en

Word origin

mid 16th century (in the sense ‘afflict, trouble’): from Latin inflict- ‘struck against’, from the verb infligere, from in- ‘into’ + fligere ‘to strike’.

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